Caveblazers is a challenging and brutal roguelike platformer. Journey into a mysterious cave, fighting orcs and goblins with an abundance of weapons and magical items! Make friends along the way to aid your adventure, then watch in despair as they are crushed in to a bloody pulp under a troll's fist.
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Very Positive (108) - 90% of the 108 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
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Very Positive (751) - 89% of the 751 user reviews for this game are positive.
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May 24, 2017
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December 15

v1.2.0 +Arena Mode DLC



New update is now live! Mainly just tweaks and fixes, but also includes compatibility for our first (and probably only) DLC expansion!

v1.2.0 Change List
  • Flash white indicator before Draze attacks
  • Bat dash sound effect
  • Increased attack charge time for Lava Swarms
  • Chain melee now does melee damage instead of magic
  • More items can now be supered
  • Reduced Snare Bow and Grinder damage, but they can now be supered
  • Slowed down Pitboy ranged attack speed
  • Splorts aim their charge attack slower
  • Fixed Deathrig splitting in to 4
  • Fixed Poison Slimes not poisoning
  • Fixed Purple Slime being permanently stunned when stunned
  • Fixed Goliath crushing people while they're reviving
  • Fixed snares from Snare Bow persisting after Snare Bow is unequipped

v1.2.0a Change List
  • Fixed restart button in arena
  • Fixed various inventory/shrine related errors
  • Fixed error after final boss
  • Fixed bosses being broken
  • Fixed Snare Bow unequip error

v1.2.0b Change List
  • Poison Slime poison deals less damage
  • Poison Slimes aim slower
  • Tormentors release you from their tongues after a while
  • Arena Leaderboards
  • Slight card rebalancing
  • Fixed players getting stuck in blocks in the arena
  • Fixed Giant Purple slime friendly fire



Surprise! Unannounced until this point, I've been working on a fun new game mode for Caveblazers, and it's cheap as chips ($2 USD).

Key Features
  • Fight off endless waves of enemies in an ever-changing arena, gathering upgrades and new weapons after each wave.
  • Collect packs of cards as you level up in the arena, and tokens to spend in the shop! Select a deck of up to 5 cards before going in to the arena and create your build based on how you want to play.
  • New stuff! Blessings, monsters & items which all appear in the arena (the blessings & items also appear in the regular game mode too)

If that sounds like your kind of thing, then pick it up here:
http://store.steampowered.com/app/767570

Or if you've bought the Yogscast Jingle Jam bundle, then you already own it!
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November 9

Local Co-op Available Now!



Caveblazers now features local multiplayer! Just hit start on your 2nd controller before entering the caves to join as a 2nd player - alternatively you can use a keyboard and a controller.

Check out the new "Multiplayer" section of the settings to set which players are using which gamepad slots, etc...

Everything available is singleplayer is also available in co-op!



v1.1.0 Change List

New Features
  • Local Multiplayer!
  • Brand spanking new weapons!
  • New magical items!
  • Ghosts!
  • A disgusting new boss!
  • New daily traits!
  • New perks & customization stuff!
  • New achievements!
Tweaks
  • Condensed Blackjack shops
  • More items in Blackjack shops
  • Sell items in Blackjack shops
  • Shop items always display their price

v1.1.0a Change List
  • Fixed snare error
  • Fixed 2nd player respawning errors
  • Fixed weird things spawning when 2nd player is revived
  • Fixed co-op dying while inventory open bug
  • Fixed "Possess" prompts not showing up as a ghost

Check out the co-op trailer here:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wpqg4UCqpsU

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Reviews

“Caveblazers is the best Spelunky-like game since Spelunky”
Rock Paper Shotgun

“A dynamic mixture of Spelunky and Risk of Rain”
ViteC Play

“A really cool roguelike platformer”
SLEEPCYCLES

About This Game



Caveblazers is an action focused platformer roguelike set in a fantasy world. Each game is unique with procedurally generated levels to explore and a massive amount of items, weapons and equipment to discover.
The game takes place in a recently discovered cave, said to hold "unimaginable power". You play as an adventurer setting out to explore the cave and find out what riches it holds. However, you are not the only one...

As you delve deeper in to the cave, you'll discover new areas to explore, new weapons and new monsters to try them out on.

Smart Characters!

Throughout your journey you will encounter AI characters. Some friendly, some hostile. We're using an advanced pathfinding system which means friendly characters will be able to follow you wherever you go, and hostile characters will be able to track you down wherever you hide. There is no escape. Be afraid!

Platformer Roguelike!

Caveblazers is a modern platformer which incorporates some Roguelike and RPG elements such as permanent death, randomized potion identities, an RPG-style inventory system and tons of items, equipment and upgrades!

Daily Challenge Runs!

Each day a new adventure will be generated! It will be the same for everyone and you'll only get one chance at it! These challenge runs give you a starting loadout, and feature a set of different traits.

Epic Boss Battles!

Between each area you'll encounter a boss. Each boss is very unique, requiring a different strategy to defeat. Bosses are generally gigantic monstrosities with life bars stretching across the entire screen. Good luck!

Character Customization!

A whole load of unlockable hats, tunics, trousers, robes, and more! Or perhaps you fancy stripping off and heading in to the caves in the nude? Go for it!

Compelling Combat!

Largely overlooked in other modern Roguelike games, Caveblazers attempts to move away from the simplistic combat systems we've seen in other games in the genre, and incorporates fun, fluid and fast-paced combat which is accentuated by the game's brutal and persistent blood effects.

Challenges!

In case that isn't enough content, Caveblazers features a bunch of challenges for the well seasoned players to take a punt at. These challenges reward players with new items, weapons & perks!

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows Vista, 7, 8 or 10
    • Processor: Dual Core
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512 MB
    • DirectX: Version 9.0
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